This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Edge, Safari, or Firefox for best results.

New York Times, Monday, March 6, 1995

Mrs. Peel from "The Avengers"

Author:
Randall J. Hartman
Editor:
Will Shortz
TotalDebutLatestCollabs
7411/7/19947/3/20170
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
0342412310
ScrabbleRebusCirclePangram
1.55400
Randall J. Hartman

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {QX} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Hartman.
1
O
2
S
3
A
4
K
5
A
6
S
7
O
8
A
9
K
10
S
11
T
12
A
13
Y
14
T
R
I
A
D
15
T
A
T
A
16
C
A
V
E
17
T
A
R
Z
A
18
N
O
F
T
H
19
E
A
P
E
S
20
O
M
A
R
21
O
N
E
R
22
O
23
H
24
I
O
25
S
E
26
A
R
27
R
E
28
E
29
V
30
E
31
R
A
N
32
H
Y
M
N
33
S
34
C
Z
A
R
35
G
U
S
36
T
37
O
38
N
E
O
39
P
R
E
N
E
40
L
O
R
D
41
G
42
R
E
Y
S
T
O
K
E
43
M
A
L
A
D
I
E
S
44
S
W
I
S
45
H
46
A
G
E
D
47
S
C
I
48
O
49
N
50
E
S
E
51
R
E
S
E
52
T
53
R
A
B
E
54
C
L
A
Y
55
M
O
56
U
E
57
E
M
58
M
A
59
M
60
E
61
T
A
R
Z
A
62
N
Y
O
U
J
63
A
64
N
65
E
66
A
V
E
R
67
I
N
R
E
68
L
U
N
A
R
69
P
E
E
K
70
S
T
A
R
71
E
N
T
E
R
© 1995, The New York Times3/6/95 ( No. 16,554 )

Support XWord Info today

Pay now and get access for a year.

1. Select account level
2. Choose how to pay
Across
1
City near Kyoto : OSAKA
6
Saturate : SOAK
10
Gallows reprieve : STAY
14
Threesome : TRIAD
15
"So long" : TATA
16
Cro-Magnon's home : CAVE
17
Jungle dweller : TARZANOFTHEAPES
20
Poet and tentmaker's son : OMAR
21
It's unique : ONER
22
Buckeye State : OHIO
25
Burn : SEAR
27
Christopher of "Superman" : REEVE
31
Campaigned : RAN
32
Sunday songs : HYMNS
34
Anticrime boss : CZAR
35
Zest : GUSTO
38
Synthetic rubber : NEOPRENE
40
17 Across's formal title : LORDGREYSTOKE
43
Ailments : MALADIES
44
Skirt movement : SWISH
46
Elderly : AGED
47
Descendant : SCION
50
Opposite of WNW : ESE
51
Bowling lane button : RESET
53
Playwright David : RABE
54
Like target pigeons : CLAY
55
Pout : MOUE
57
Mrs. Peel from "The Avengers" : EMMA
59
Phrase from 17 Across : METARZANYOUJANE
66
Declare : AVER
67
Legal memo starter : INRE
68
Kind of eclipse : LUNAR
69
Sneaky look : PEEK
70
Constellation component : STAR
71
Stage direction : ENTER
Down
1
Giant slugger : OTT
2
Mexican Mrs. : SRA
3
Inner-tube innards : AIR
4
Hummer's instrument : KAZOO
5
Edenite : ADAM
6
Building floor, in London : STOREY
7
Lummox : OAF
8
Johnnie Cochran, e.g. : ATTORNEY
9
Actress Madeline : KAHN
10
Ray Bolger film role : SCARECROW
11
Astaire specialty : TAP
12
"Hail, Caesar!" : AVE
13
"___, ma'am" : YES
18
Partner of Crosby and Stills : NASH
19
Always, to a poet : EER
22
Assn. : ORG
23
Trucker's business : HAULAGE
24
Shoe pads : INSOLES
26
More than forgetfulness : AMNESIA
28
Old Testament prophet : EZEKIEL
29
Singer Williams : VANESSA
30
Before : ERE
33
Message from the Titanic : SOS
36
NBC's peacock, e.g. : TRADEMARK
37
Uneven : ODD
39
Two of these make a qt. : PTS
41
Platoon members, for short : GIS
42
Coward : RECREANT
43
Deface : MAR
45
Relative of "pssst!" : HEY
48
Complier : OBEYER
49
Jules Verne captain : NEMO
52
Craggy peak : TOR
54
Kind of cooking : CAJUN
56
Terrorists' weapons : UZIS
58
Wagon train puller : MULE
59
Glove compartment item : MAP
60
Mate of 5 Down : EVE
61
Golf ball's perch : TEE
62
Gun lobby grp. : NRA
63
Colony pest : ANT
64
Scot's denial : NAE
65
Flub : ERR

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

Like this puzzle? Please share this page on social media to help spread the word about XWord Info. Thanks!